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  • Dementia
  • We have in a number of studies investigated medical decision-making capacity and cognition in dementia, and also if it is possible to enhance the capacity. (ki.se)
  • genes
  • A surprisingly diverse range of psychiatric and nervous system disorders are accompanied by changes in white matter structure or abnormalities in myelin genes (see Box 1 ). (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • Inherited disorders affecting structural genes in myelin are the cause of such diseases as Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, Dejerine-Sottas syndrome and Pelizaeus-Marzbacher disease. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • There is no singular 'genetic cause', but rather multiple genes are likely to confer risk or vulnerability towards developing the condition, especially genes involved in the regulation of cognition and fronto-striatal brain circuitry, such as those relating to the dopamine and noradrenaline/norepinephrine neurochemical pathways 7 . (cambridgecognition.com)
  • Lethargy
  • Lethargy with lower body temperature, cognition? (medhelp.org)
  • Among MMA patients who participated in a recent study at the National Institutes of Health, doctors found that more than one in 10 of patients had either lethargy, failure to thrive or a seizure disorder and one in four suffered from recurrent vomiting. (genome.gov)
  • Depression
  • Traditionally defined by symptom clusters (i.e., mania, depression or mixtures thereof), it is now increasingly recognised that other aspects of these disorders may play an important role in the fundamental disease processes and the mechanism of action of treatments. (frontiersin.org)
  • The fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5) includes cognitive symptoms as one of the nine diagnostic criteria for major depressive episode which can occur in the context of major depression or bipolar disorder. (frontiersin.org)
  • Similarly, there are numerous theories that seek to explain one or more emotional disorders (e.g., depression, post-traumatic stress disorder, and phobias), but which rarely discuss normal emotions. (google.com.mx)
  • research
  • Scientists from multiple disciplines come to the ARC to link theoretical models and research findings in the cognitive sciences that will benefit those with cognitive disorders. (edu.au)
  • It presents possible mechanisms for white matter effects on synaptic function and cognition, and it outlines unanswered questions and directions for future research. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • This comprehensive glossary has been created to give parents a quick reference tool that explains, in simple lay language, the terms used in the research, management and treatment of eating disorders. (feast-ed.org)
  • A non-profit organization founded in 2008, F.E.A.S.T.'s mission is to help loved ones recover from eating disorders by providing information and mutual support, promoting evidence-based treatment, and advocating for research and education to reduce the suffering associated with eating disorders. (feast-ed.org)
  • if not, we welcome you to visit the FEAST home page for a wealth of information on evidence-based treatment for eating disorders, support for parents and families, the latest eatings disorders research, a forum for parents and caregivers, useful books, etc. (feast-ed.org)
  • This important new text is a comprehensive survey of current thinking and research on a wide range of developmental disorders. (wiley.com)
  • He has conducted research on a wide range of developmental disorders. (wiley.com)
  • This book will be indispensable in providing a broad understanding of the field for researchers specialising in specific disorders and the sections on the application of research findings to treatment interventions will be of particular interest to clinicians. (wiley.com)
  • Psychosis
  • 130 patients with BD with a history of psychosis recruited from the Psychotic Disorders Programs at McLean Hospital will be randomized into either the CR or computer control group. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • areas
  • There are, however, some studies that suggest that some of the newer atypical antipsychotics e.g. aripiprazole, clozapine, quetiapine, olanzapine, risperidone and ziprasidone, may provide minimal benefits in certain specific areas of cognition. (blogspot.co.uk)
  • interpersonal relationships
  • We would have liked to hear that they were better able to find a job or that their interpersonal relationships got better, that their improvements in cognition translated into something useful, but this wasn't the case. (medscape.com)
  • Background: Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is characterized by severe difficulties in interpersonal relationships and emotional functioning. (uva.nl)
  • emotions
  • The authors integrate work on normal emotions with work on the emotional disorders. (google.com.mx)
  • Although there are many influential theories of normal emotions within the cognition and emotion literature, these theories rarely address the issue of disordered emotions. (google.com.mx)
  • The present book draws these separate strands together and introduces a theoretical framework that can be applied to both normal and disordered emotions. (google.com.mx)
  • The book includes chapters on the historical background and philosophy of emotion, reviews the main theories of normal emotions and of emotional disorders, and includes separate chapters organised around the five basic emotions of fear, sadness, anger, disgust, and happiness. (google.com.mx)
  • treatable
  • Eating disorders are biologically based mental illness and fully treatable with a combination of nutritional, medical, and therapeutic supports. (feast-ed.org)
  • ADHD is a treatable psychiatric disorder, with medium to large effect sizes in terms of symptomatic improvement, versus control conditions, over the short-medium term 7 . (cambridgecognition.com)
  • genetic
  • The child likely has been stricken with an inborn error of metabolism, a recessive genetic disorder that interferes with the normal digestion of food. (genome.gov)
  • researchers
  • Researchers at the University of Chicago have found important new relationships between obesity, sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) and cognitive processing among elementary school children. (fit-pro.com)
  • profound
  • A personality disorder manifested by a profound defect in the ability to form social relationships, no desire for social involvement, and an indifference to praise or criticism. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Left untreated, OCD and related disorders can have a profound negative effect on quality of life for sufferers and their families. (cambridgecognition.com)
  • core
  • It also provides a core cognition and emotion textbook through the inclusion of a comprehensive review of the basic literature. (google.com.mx)